Police Arrest Naperville Man for Possession and Distribution of Child Pornography

On Monday, July 6, 2020, Naperville resident Keith Richey turned himself in to Naperville Police after a 14-count complaint and warrant for possession and distribution of child pornography were signed by a DuPage County judge. The charges were the result of a several months-long investigation conducted by the Naperville Police High Technology Crimes Unit.

Keith C. Richey, 46, of the 1500 block of Aztec Circle in Naperville, is charged with seven (7) counts of Possession of Child Pornography, a Class 1 Felony, and seven (7) counts of Distribution of Child Pornography, a Class X Felony.


Mr. Richey was transported to DuPage County Jail. His bond is set at $250,000 with 10% to apply. If anyone has additional information regarding this investigation, they are encouraged to contact the Naperville Police Department at (630) 420-6666 and ask for the Investigations Division.

The Naperville Police wish to remind the public and the news media that a charge is merely an accusation, and a defendant is presumed innocent unless proven guilty.

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